German nobility
The German nobility (German: deutscher Adel) was a class of persons who until 1919 enjoyed certain privileges relative to other people under the laws and customs of various parts of what is now Ge...
List of rulers of Frisia
Of the first historically verifiable rulers of Frisia, whether they are called dukes or kings, the last royal dynasty below is established by the chronicles of Merovingian kings of the Franks, with wh...
Curt von Bardeleben
Curt von Bardeleben (4 March 1861 in Berlin – 31 January 1924(1924-01-31) (aged 62) in Berlin) was a German chess master, journalist, and member of the German nobility.
Bardeleben was o...
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Line of succession to the former Mecklenburg thrones
The line of succession to the Mecklenburg thrones was an ordered list of people eligible to succeed to the grand ducal thrones of Mecklenburg-Schwerin and Mecklenburg-Strelitz. The monarchies in both ...
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Knight of the Golden Spur (HRE)
The Knight of the Golden Spur, ger. Ritter vom güldenen Sporn, lat. (singular) eques auratus, rarer miles auratus (literally "golden knight" or "gold decorated knight", in full: eques auratus Sancti R...
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Johann Heinrich Gossler
Johann Heinrich Gossler (born 28 March 1775, died 3 April 1842) was a Hamburg banker and grand burgher, a member of the Berenberg-Gossler-Seyler banking dynasty, a co-owner (from 1798) of the Berenber...
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Pribislaw II
Pribislaw II (died: after 21 June 1316) was a prince from the Parchim-Richenberg line of the House of Mecklenburg. He was Lord of Białogard from 1270 until his death.
His father was Pribislaw I, ...
Line of succession to the former Hessian throne
The Electorate of Hesse was abolished in 1866 when it was annexed by the Kingdom of Prussia, while the Grand Duchy of Hesse and by Rhine came to an end in 1918 with its last Grand Duke, Ernest Ludwig....
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Arnulf, Duke of Bavaria
Arnulf (birth unknown- died 14 July 937), also known as the Bad (German: der Schlimme) or the Evil (der Böse), a member of the Luitpolding dynasty, held the title of a Duke of Bavaria from about ...
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Johann Heinrich Schröder
Johann Heinrich Schröder (12 December 1784 - 28 June 1883) was a member of the Hanseatic Schröder family of Hamburg, who settled in London and founded Schroders, one of the United Kingdom's largest in...
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Princess Christine of Mecklenburg-Güstrow
Christine of Mecklenburg-Güstrow (14 August 1663 - 3 August 1749), was a German noblewoman member of the House of Mecklenburg and by marriage Countess of Stolberg-Gedern.Born in Güstrow, she was the s...
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Stem duchy
The stem duchies (German: Stammesherzogtümer, from Stamm "tribe", in reference to the Germanic tribes of the Franks, Saxons, Bavarians and Swabians)were the constituent duchies of the kingdo...
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Henry III, Duke of Bavaria
Henry III (940 – 5 October 989), called the Younger, only surviving son of Duke Berthold of Bavaria, was the first Duke of Carinthia from 976 to 978, Duke of Bavaria from 983 to 985 and again Duke of ...
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List of Bavarian noble families
This List of Bavarian noble families contains all 338 Bavarian aristocratic families named in 1605 by Siebmacher as well as further additions.The list is an alphabetical overview of Bavarian nobility....
List of Bavarian noble families - Wikipedia
Luitpoldings
The Luitpoldings were a medieval dynasty which ruled the German stem duchy of Bavaria from some time in the late ninth century off and on until 985.
The desendance of the East Frankish Luitpolding...
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